Ivalee Herrington

5 February 1913–1 March 1979 (Age 66)
Louisville, Winston, Mississippi, United States

The Life Summary of Ivalee

When Ivalee Herrington was born on 5 February 1913, in Louisville, Winston, Mississippi, United States, her father, Grover Cleveland Herrington, was 28 and her mother, Queen Victoria Breland, was 19. She married William Oliver Moore on 27 April 1938, in Montgomery, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Election Precinct 2 Parker, Escambia, Alabama, United States in 1930 and Leeds, Jefferson, Alabama, United States in 1940. She died on 1 March 1979, in Alabama, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Corner, Jefferson, Alabama, United States.

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William Oliver Moore
Ivalee Herrington
Marriage: 27 April 1938
Bennie Houston Moore

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 3
Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1916 · Mississippi State Sanatorium for TB is Established
Age 3
The Mississippi State Sanatorium is a hospital used for tuberculosis patients. This lasted from 1918 to the 1950s. The Sanatorium has now been turned into a museum.
Age 18
The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

English:1. habitational name from Herrington in County Durham, possibly so named from an unattested Old English personal name Hȳra(from Old Enlish hȳra ‘servant’) + -ing- denoting association + denu ‘woodland’, ‘pasture’. 2. Possibly a variant of Harrington or a hypercorrected form of Errington .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (8)

  • Iva Lee Moore in household of William O Moore, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ira Lee Moore in household of William O Moore, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ivalee Herington in household of Cleveland Herington, "United States Census, 1930"

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